Globally October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a critical time for us all to do what we can to amplify the message of prevention, detection, and treatment within our communities. As your bank we have partnered with Cancerserve and KPMG to fundraise for this very purpose. We cordially invite you to participate in the 2022 Cancer Fun Run/Walk and Zumbathon being held on Sunday the 16th of October 2022 together with our strategic partners. We believe that your health is your wealth and fitness is imperative to maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Our partners, Cancerserve, are a registered Private Voluntary Organisation (PVO). They have been implementing a project called Tamoxifen Access Project (TAP), it is geared towards providing free medication to disadvantaged breast cancer patients in Zimbabwe. The partnership efforts are to help raise awareness of cancer and to mobilise resources to purchase cancer medicine and start a fund for the purchase of radiotherapy machine.
The event comprises of 5km and 10km fun run/walk and a Zumbathon spearheaded by Coach Marcello. Details of the event are;
Date: Sunday 16 October 2022
Venue: First Capital Bank Limited Sports Club, Mt Pleasant, Harare
Based of the above fundraising purpose, Cancerserve’s focus areas and levels of possible donations are as follows;
|LEVEL : 1
|Donation towards radiotherapy machine
|LEVEL : 2
|Donation towards Tamoxifen and other chemotherapy drugs
|Other Drugs for cancer patients e.g. pain killers and food hampers
We would like to encourage you to participate in the actual activities of the day or through donations on the above levels or other specific worthy causes aligned to breast cancer. If unable to donate the participation fee is USD5 per person. All donations and payments are going directly to Cancerserve, and banking details have been supplied below.
Cancerserve Banking Details:
First Capital Bank-Nostro First Capital Bank-ZWL
Office Physical Address:
64 Cork Road